STCW Modular Courses for Specialized Ships
STCW Chapter V governs special training requirements for personnel on certain types of ships, as detailed below:
- STCW Code Section A-V/1-1 Chapter V (STCW 2010 Resolution 2): Mandatory minimum requirements for the training and qualifications of Masters, officers and ratings on oil and chemical tankers
- STCW Code Section A-V/1-2 Chapter V (STCW 2010 Resolution 2): Mandatory minimum requirements for the training and qualifications of Masters, officers and ratings on liquefied gas tankers
- STCW Code Section A-V/3 Chapter V (STCW 2010): Mandatory minimum requirements for the training and qualifications of Masters, Officers, Ratings and Other Personnel on Certain Types of Ship (IGF Code)
- STCW Code Section A-V/4 Polar Code (Nov 2016 Amendment): Mandatory minimum requirements for the training and qualifications of Masters and deck officers on ships operating in polar waters
Specialist vessels that carry dangerous cargoes: oil tankers, chemical carriers, liquefied gas carriers and LNG carriers. These require specialist training for the operations and the management level officers, as well as the crew. Due to ships using polar passages, specialized training and ship construction and preparations are required to survive in that environment.
Tank Ship Liquefied Gases course is an online course meeting the STCW requirements for officers and ratings who may not have sailed on board Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) tanker ships.
The Basic Polar Code Operations course meets the STCW mandatory minimum requirements for training and qualification of masters and officers on board ships operating in polar waters.
The Advanced Training for Polar Operations (Polar Code) course is designed to provide an advanced training for those mariners involved in working on vessels in polar waters as senior navigating officers.
Engine Room Resource Management (ERM) is an online course is designed to provide an officer in charge of an engineering watch (OICEW) an understanding of the proper
Leadership and Managerial Skills is an online course designed to provide candidate necessary training to meet the requirements of STCW Endorsements of Master or Chief Mate on Vessels of 3,000 GT